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HEART - Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre
Heart, Bennett Road, Headingley, LS6 3HN Leeds
Part of Scalarama's month long celebration of cinema.
Scott Walker: 30 Century Man is a 2006 documentary film about Scott Walker.
The film gets its title from the 'Scott 3' song «30 Century Man». It's directed and co-produced by Stephen Kijak and features exclusive footage of recording sessions for Scott's 2006 album 'The Drift'.
There's interviews with friends, collaborators, and fans including: David Bowie, Radiohead, Jarvis Cocker, Brian Eno, Damon Albarn, Marc Almond, Alison Goldfrapp, Sting, Dot Allison, Simon Raymonde (Cocteau Twins), Richard Hawley, Rob Ellis, Johnny Marr.
The film also charts Walker's career in music, with a focus on his songwriting. Rock legend David Bowie, who often professes to have been inspired by Walker, acted as executive producer of the film.
Prior to the screening:
Gurj Kang will do a short talk on Scott Walker
Ric Neale will perform a couple of songs from the impressive Scott Walker catalogue.
Tickets: £6/£5 concessions available from HEART reception and website.